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Carl Niemann

educator

Carl Niemann, American educator. Recipient Presidential certificate of Merit.

Background

Niemann, Carl was born on July 6, 1908 in St. Louis. Son of Julius Henry and Ella Louise (Danner) Niemann.

Education

Bachelor of Science., University of Wisconsin, 1931, Doctor of Philosophy., 1934. General Education Board fellow Rockefeller Institute, for Medical Research, 1935-1936, fellow Rockefeller Foundation, 1937-1938.

Career

With U. College Hospital Medical School, London, England., 1937-1938. Assistant professor organic chemistry California Institute Technology, Pasadena, 1938-1943, associate professor, 1943-1945, professor since 1945.

Works

  • Author science papers.

Membership

Served as official investigator National Defense Research Committee, 1942-1945, division. Member and section chairman, 1943-1946. Member National Academy Sciences (chairman chemistry section 1962-1964), American Chemical Society American Society Biological Chemists, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Chemical Society (London), Sigma Xi, Gamma Alpha, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Alpha Chi Sigma.

Connections

Married Mary Grant Parkhurst, August 15, 1934. Children: Dorothy Louise, Linda Grant.

father:
Julius Henry Niemann

mother:
Ella Louise (Danner) Niemann

spouse:
Mary Grant Parkhurst

children:
Dorothy Louise Niemann

Linda Grant Niemann